The Best Suspense Movies and TV Shows on Syfy
Finding a good Suspense movie and TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Suspense movies and TV shows of all time streaming on Syfy.
1. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
What it's about: After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial into his suburban California house, Elliott introduces E.T., as the alien is dubbed, to his brother and his little sister, Gertie, and the children decide to keep its existence a secret. Soon, however, E.T. falls ill, resulting in government intervention and a dire situation for both Elliott and the alien.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Starz), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Starz & Syfy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).
2. Blood Drive
What it's about: Set in a near-dystopian future, a former cop is forced to take part in a death race where the cars run on human blood. You lose a leg and you lose your head.
Where to Watch: 13 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Syfy). 13 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).
3. Dementia 13
What it's about: When her husband John has a heart attack while out in a rowboat on the lake, Louise Haloran throws his body overboard and later tells the family that he has left on an urgent business trip. Her main concern is that she can only inherit a part of the family fortune if her husband is alive. The Halorans are a strange family, still grieving over the death of the youngest daughter Kathleen who drowned in a pond when she was just a child. They hold an annual ceremony of remembrance every year on the anniversary of her death. This year however, someone is wielding an ax intent on murder.
Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (PopcornFlix, SnagFilms & Tubi TV), stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, ConTV & Kanopy), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix & Syfy) & rent or buy from $2.00 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).
What it's about: A young nurse is kidnapped by a group of violent teens who escape from a mental hospital and take her on the road trip from hell. Pursued by an equally deranged lawman out for revenge, one of the teens is destined for tragedy and horrors that will destroy his mind, moulding him into a monster named Leatherface.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Syfy) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).
5. Jeepers Creepers 3
What it's about: Taking place on the last day of the Creeper’s twenty-three-day feeding frenzy, as the skeptical Sergeant Tubbs teams up with a task force hellbent on destroying the Creeper for good. The Creeper fights back in gory glory as its enemies grow closer than ever before to learning the secret of its dark origins.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Syfy) & rent or buy from $0.99 on 8 services (iTunes, Google Play & 6 others).
6. Toxic Shark
What it's about: A tropical singles retreat takes a terrifying turn when guests realize a poisonous shark is infesting the surrounding water. Not only will it rip apart its victims, but it also uses projectile acid to hunt - in and out of the water.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Syfy) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (Google Play, Prime Video & Vudu).